On Friday, September 16, Chicago singer, songwriter, and cartoonist Annie Fish will drop Weird Like Me, an album so steeped in classic alt-rock you’ll half believe Fish recorded it with […]
This week’s featured gig poster was designed by Sonnenzimmer (aka Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi).
Nick Butcher of Sonnenzimmer drops a time-traveling solo album, Pugs Atomz collects a decade of his music on a star-studded compilation, and more.
Current musical obsessions of artists Nick Butcher and Alex Valentine and Reader music critic Peter Margasak
An unexpected storm briefly shut down the festival, but a triumphant Sleater-Kinney set waited at the end of the rainbow.
Nick Butcher and Nadine Nakanishi are artists who actually want you to understand their work.
Nick Butcher celebrates the release of Free Jazz Bitmaps Vol. 1 with a Friday-night reception and visual-art exhibition at Saki Records.
New York drummer Tomas Fujiwara, whose quintet the Hook Up releases an album tomorrow, plays at the Whistler with Tomeka Reid and Nick Butcher.
Graphic artist and experimental musician Nick Butcher presents the final installment of his Free Jazz Bitmaps series tonight at the Whistler.
Moms, avert your eyes. The Cereal Killer is even less healthy than cereal with chocolate milk—it’s a cereal-covered bon bon molded on a plastic spoon for your convenience, by Brass […]
HIP-HOP | Vic Spencer goes in on Odd Future Advance copies of Tyler, the Creator’s Goblin were hard to come by, and his label, XL Recordings, managed to keep it […]
An alter ego for A—-, an art contest for hesher doodlers, a box of Sonnenzimmers, and more
Chicago graphic artist Nick Butcher, who plays the Bottle on Wednesday, brings a homemade feel to both his poster work and his music.
Local illustrator Diana Sudyka on Curious Cardigans, a video project of the Show and Tell Show.